The Berkshires Calendar for June 1

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Berkshire Paint and Sip: Family Letter Slate Sign, to benefit the Alzheimer's Association, $35, 6 to 8 p.m., 305 North St., Pittsfield. Register: 413-205-8346.

Bushnell Sage Library: Exhibition of works by Judy Fox, artist's reception 5 to 7 p.m., 48 Main St., Sheffield. On view through June.

COMMUNITY

Berkshire Food Project: Free community lunch, noon to 1 p.m., First Congregational Church, 134 Main St., North Adams.

Dalton American Legion: Karaoke night, 8 to 11 p.m., 258 North St., Dalton.

Huntington Public Library: Scrapbooking workshop, 6 p.m., 7 East Main St., Huntington.

Meditation Group: Open to all faiths, sit in silence in the sanctuary to enjoy teachings and meditative practices, 9 to 9:30 a.m., Congregation Beth Israel, 53 Lois St., North Adams, 413-663-5830.

Mission House: Old-fashioned Flower and Heirloom Vegetable Sale, 3 to 6 p.m., 19 Main St., Stockbridge.

Pembury Bridge Club: ACBL-sponsored duplicate bridge, open game at 12:30 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield; Peter Samsel, 413-655-2416.

Pickleball: Open play, rackets available, $3, 3:15 to 5:15 p.m., North Adams Armory, 206 Ashland St., North Adams. Information: mcvad@hotmail.com.

Pittsfield Sangha: "Buddhism & the 12 Steps," 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., by donation, George Crane Center, 81 Linden St., Pittsfield. Information: 413-358-2626.

Purple Dragon Games: Magic Booster Draft, $15, 6:30 p.m., 40 Spring St., Williamstown.

DANCE

Dance! For Dogs & Cats:
Fundraiser for homeless animals hosted by License to Groove and featuring local musicians, $10, 8 p.m., Berkshire Hills Country Club, 500 Benedict Ave., Pittsfield.

Line Dance Fun Night: All levels welcome, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., 2 Flights Up, 399 1/2 Main St., Dalton. Information: 413-281-4893.

Votre Soiree: Social ballroom dance with the band Champagne Jam, $10, 7 p.m., Polish Falcon Hall, 32 Bel Air Ave., Pittsfield.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Easy Exercise:
Easy exercise class offered by Kim Conley, certified instructor, $5 donation, 9 to 10 a.m., St. Ann Parish Center, 134 Main St., Lenox.

YogaDance: $5 for Berkshire residents, noon, Kripalu, 57 Interlaken Road, Stockbridge. Register: 866-200-5203.

KID STUFF

Adams Free Library: Interactive storytime featuring classic children's tales and new favorites for preschoolers and their caregivers; songs, rhymes, stories, fingerplays and crafts, 10 a.m., 92 Park St., Adams, 413-743-8345, ext. 103.

Adams Youth Center: Play & Learn Group for young children and their families; art and movement activities, educational toys and themes; circle time and snack, 10-11 a.m., East Street, Adams.

Berkshire Museum: "WeeMuse Adventures," songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time for ages 18 months to 3 years, 11 to 11:30 a.m., free with museum admission, 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Community Health Programs: Skip and Dip, 10 a.m. to noon, Berkshire South Regional Community Center, 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington; Sing and Play with Jeanne, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington.

Family Center Playgroups:
Drop-in playtime, 10 a.m. to noon, 210 State St., North Adams.

Lee Library: Wii Gaming for teens, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 100 Main St., Lee.

SMART Girls: Girls ages 8-18 talk about growing up, self-esteem, healthy eating, healthy relationships, healthy attitudes, etc., club membership required, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires, 14 Melville St., Pittsfield. Register at bgcberkshires.org.

LECTURE

Bee Friendly Williamstown:
"Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and other Beneficials," with naturalist John Root, 1 p.m., Harper Center, 118 Church St., Williamstown.

Power the Way for Education Inc.: "Dress for the Job You Want," workshop, 9 a.m. to noon, Immaculate Conception Church Hall, 732 Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y.

Williams College: Spring Symposium, members of the master of arts graduate class of 2018 present papers on wide array of topics, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Clark Art Institute, Manton Research Center, 225 South St., Williamstown.

LITERARY

The Bookstore & Get Lit Wine Bar:
Talk and book signing with Simon Winchester, author of

"The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World," 5:30 p.m., 11 Housatonic St., Lenox.

MUSIC

Freight Yard:
Bonnie and Mark Parsons After Hours Duo, 8 p.m. to midnight, 1 Furnace St., North Adams.

Rainbow Restaurant: Blue Light Trio performs, 7:30 p.m., 109 First St., Pittsfield.

OUTDOORS

Mass Audubon:
Birding at Canoe Meadows, 7 to 9 a.m., 309 Holmes Road, Pittsfield.

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